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Sunday, Oct. 13 

8:30am-3:30pm PRE101: So You Want to be an Expert Witness?
Speakers: Frank Cohen, MBB, MPA, Director of Analytics, Doctors Management LLC
Jeff Miller, JD, Managing Partner, Brennan Manna Diamond, LLC
Amanda Waesch, JD, Member, Brennan Manna Diamond, LLC
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8:30am-3:30pm PRE102: Lean Six Sigma: Yellow Belt Certificate Program
Speaker: Owen Dahl, MBA, LFACHE, CHBC, LSSMBB, Consultant, Owen Dahl Consulting
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8:30am-3:30pm PRE103: ACMPE Bootcamp
Speaker: Deborah Hudson, FACMPE, Business Development Representative, State Volunteer Mutual Insurance Company
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8:30-11:30am PRE104: Independent Practice Preconference
Speakers: Cameron Cox III, FACMPE, MHA, Chief Executive Officer, MSOC Health
Farzad Mostashari, MD, Chief Executive Officer and Founder, Aledade
Kerri Gantt, MHA, LHRM, FACMPE, Administrative Director, Gastroenterology Associates of SW Florida PA
Charles Porth, FACHE, Practice Administrator, Florida Heart Associates
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8:30-11:30am PRE105: Surgical Process Improvements and Pathways for Success
Speakers: Adrienne Lloyd, MHA, FACHE, Chief Administrative Officer, Ophthalmology, Duke Eye Center
Michael Kim, DO, Assistant Professor, Medical Director, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Eugenia Chong, MSN, RN, AGCNS-BC, PCCN, Clinical Nurse Specialist, Value Improvement Office, Keck School of Medicine of USC
Carey Li, MPH, CSSGB, CPXP, Director, Clinical Operations Improvement, Keck School of Medicine of USC 
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8:30-11:30am PRE106: Academic Practice Preconference
Speakers: Diane Brennan, FACMPE, Director, Leadership & Organizational Development, The University of Arizona
Julie Forster, MS, MA, Leadership Advisor and Senior Organizational Development Consultant, The University of Arizona
Beth Conant, Director of Finance, Tufts University School of Dental Medicine
Dragana Gough, BS, MSCP, CISSP, Director, Soyring Consulting
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8:30-11:30am PRE107: OB/GYN Practice Preconference
Speaker: Lauren Demosthenes, MD, Medical Director of High Value Care and Innovation in the Department of OB/GYN
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12:30-3:30pm PRE108: Orthopedic Practice Preconference
Speakers: Ann Conrath, MSW, LCSW, Director of Business Development, Signature Care Management
Patricia Ochenski, BSN, RN, CCM, Director of Clinical Services, Signature Care Management
David Light, PT, MBA, Sr. Manager Healthcare Advisory Services, Daszkal Bolton LLP
Kevin Reynolds, CPA, Partner, Daszkal Bolton LLP
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12:30-3:30pm PRE109: Optimize your Staffing Model for Value-based Success
Speakers: Andrew Swanson, MPA, CMPE, Vice President, Industry Insights, MGMA
David N. Gans, MSHA, FACMPE, Senior Fellow Industry Affairs, MGMA
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12:30-3:30pm PRE110: Primary Care Practice Preconference
Speakers: Katie Finley, MPH, PMP, Director, Population Health Management, Drexel University
Nancy Porter Hansen, MPH, BSN, RN, Assistant Vice President, Population Health Management, Drexel University
Andrea Klemes, DO, FACE, Chief Medical Officer, MDVIP
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12:30-3:30pm PRE111: Hospital Affiliated Practice Preconference
Speakers: Ronald Menaker, EdD, MBA, CPA, FACMPE, Asst Professor, Healthcare Administration, College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic
Jeffrey Rydburg, CMPE, Vice President, HCA Physician Services
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4:00-5:30pm GEN01: Opening Keynote with Senator Bill Cassidy
Speaker: Bill Cassidy, MD, United States Senator Louisiana
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